18 days in Morocco, Algeria & Tunisia Itinerary

18 days in Morocco, Algeria & Tunisia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Africa tour itinerary planner

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

18 days in Morocco, Algeria & Tunisia Itinerary

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fly + Bus:  13 h 45 min
1
Fes, Morocco
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Shuttle + Taxi:  7 h
2
M'Hamid, Morocco
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Marrakech, Morocco
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Essaouira, Morocco
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  2 h 45 min
5
Casablanca, Morocco
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  5 h 30 min
6
Algiers, Algeria
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
7
Djerba Island, Tunisia
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  5 h 30 min
8
Port El Kantaoui, Tunisia
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2
nights
Fes, Morocco

Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): pick up a one of a kind souvenir at La Petite Maison Berbere, see the interesting displays at Musee Riad Belghazi, learn and have fun at Medina Children's Library, then admire the landmark architecture of Bou Inania Medersa, and finally explore the world behind art at Coin Berbere. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Fes online road trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Fes is an approximately 14- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of flight and taxi. Traveling from Dubai to Fes, you'll gain 4 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Dubai, expect little chillier days and much colder nights in Fes, ranging from highs of 43°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to M'Hamid.

Things to do in Fes

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Medina Children's Library ©
Medina Children's Library
Bou Inania Medersa ©
Bou Inania Medersa

2
nights
M'Hamid, Morocco

Evoking images of traveling nomads and trade caravans, M'Hamid lies in a spacious palm oasis at the edge of the Sahara.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire nature's extreme beauty at Esprite-Lamane and then admire nature's extreme beauty at Atmospher Erg Chigaga.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the M'Hamid driving holiday planner.

Getting from Fes to M'Hamid by combination of flight, shuttle, and taxi takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in M'Hamid

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Atmospher Erg Chigaga ©
Atmospher Erg Chigaga
Safaris

3
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Marrakech is known for shopping, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Menara Gardens and Pavilion, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at High Atlas Mountains, hunt for treasures at Jemaa el-Fna, and admire the striking features of Palacio da Bahia.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Marrakech trip itinerary maker site.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from M'Hamid to Marrakech in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Marrakech can reach 44°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Essaouira.

Things to do in Marrakech

Parks Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

High Atlas Mountains
Find places to stay Aug 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Menara Gardens and Pavilion ©
Menara Gardens and Pavilion
High Atlas Mountains ©
High Atlas Mountains

2
nights
Essaouira, Morocco

The laidback town of Essaouira, known for its forceful trade winds, attracts Moroccan and foreign tourists alike with its sweeping beaches and atmospheric, labyrinthine medina, a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. On the next day, stroll through Plage de Sidi Kaouki and then trot along with a tour on horseback.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Essaouira trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Marrakech to Essaouira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In August, Essaouira is slightly colder than Marrakech - with highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Casablanca.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Plage de Sidi Kaouki
Find places to stay Aug 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Kayaking & Canoeing
Horseback Riding Tours

2
nights
Casablanca, Morocco

The port of Casablanca, Morocco's largest city and economic hub, represents the country's beating heart, established as a French protectorate in 1912.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Beth-El and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. On the 16th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Yasmine Fun Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hassan II Mosque, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Casablanca online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Essaouira to Casablanca takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Casablanca when traveling from Essaouira in August, with lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Algiers.

Things to do in Casablanca

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Yasmine Fun Park ©
Yasmine Fun Park
Hassan II Mosque ©
Hassan II Mosque

2
nights
Algiers, Algeria

Algiers ©
Overlooking a scenic bay, the Mediterranean port city of Algiers enthralls visitors with its imposing skyline, a blend of French colonial buildings, run-down high-rises, and whitewashed Islamic architecture nestled on the hillside.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tassili N'Ajjer National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Musee National du Bardo, explore the world behind art at National Museum of Fine Arts of Algiers, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Algiers trip site.

You can fly from Casablanca to Algiers in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Casablanca to Algiers is 1 hour. When traveling from Casablanca in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Algiers: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Algiers

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Tassili N'Ajjer National Park
Find places to stay Aug 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Tassili N'Ajjer National Park ©
Tassili N'Ajjer National Park
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique ©
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique
Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma
Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma

1
night
Djerba Island, Tunisia

Djerba Island ©
Explore pristine beaches and charming villages on a vacation on Djerba Island, a small island in the Gulf of Gabes known for its Berber population.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at El Ghriba Synagogue, meet the residents at Djerba Explore Park, then get to know the resident critters at The Crocodile Farm, then stroll through Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Sentido Djerba Beach.

Plan a trip to Djerba Island easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Algiers to Djerba Island takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, car, train, and taxi. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Djerba Island when traveling from Algiers in August, with lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Port El Kantaoui.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce ©
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce
The Crocodile Farm ©
The Crocodile Farm
Djerba Explore Park ©
Djerba Explore Park

2
nights
Port El Kantaoui, Tunisia

Port El Kantaoui ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): make a splash at Aqua Palace, then play a few rounds at El Kantaoui Golf Course, then take an in-depth tour of Sousse Archaeological Museum, and finally get in on the family fun at Hannibal Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): have fun and explore at Magiceye Sousse, then steep yourself in history at Bourghiba Mausoleum, then look for gifts at Imagine Espace Creatif, and finally browse the exhibits of Gallery Espressioni.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Port El Kantaoui using our trip planner.

Getting from Djerba Island to Port El Kantaoui by combination of flight and bus takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Port El Kantaoui

Theme Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Monastir, Sousse
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Aqua Palace ©
Aqua Palace
Hannibal Park ©
Hannibal Park
Sousse Archaeological Museum ©
Sousse Archaeological Museum

Similar Plans

15 days in Morocco BY A USER FROM BELGIUM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Spain, Morocco & Portugal BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 59 days in Tunisia BY A USER FROM TUNISIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Morocco BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 29 days in Portugal, Morocco & Spain BY A USER FROM CANADA July, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Morocco BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Morocco BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Morocco BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 17 days in Tunisia BY A USER FROM GERMANY May, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, extra fast, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Extra fast 4 days in Morocco BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 11 days in Morocco BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Morocco BY A USER FROM MOROCCO April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
See more plans